Nationwide – At-Home Tailgate – Win A New Free TV
NATIONWIDE AT-HOME TAILGATE SWEEPSTAKES
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A. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR CLAIM A PRIZE. A
PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Nationwide At-
Home Tailgate Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the 50 United States
and the District of Columbia, age eighteen (18) years or older at the time of entry, except
employees, their spouses and immediate families (parent, child, sibling, and any of their
respective spouses) and household members (whether or not related) of Nationwide Insurance
(“Sponsor”), ECU Pirates Sports Properties, Learfield IMG College (“Administrator”), East
Carolina University (ECU) Department of Athletics (“University”), and each of their respective
parent, subsidiaries, divisions, trustees, franchisees, participating vendors, distributors, cable
affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and affiliated entities (collectively, including
Sponsor, the “Sweepstakes Entities”).
B. The Sweepstakes is governed by U.S. law and is subject to all applicable federal, state
and local laws and regulations. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to accept and be
bound by all terms of these official rules (“Official Rules”). Void where prohibited by law.
2. HOW TO ENTER:
A. From Friday December 11, 2020 at Midnight Eastern Time (“ET”) through Monday,
December 21, 2020 at 11:59pm ET (the “Entry Period”), Sponsor and Administrator will conduct
a Sweepstakes encouraging participants to enter for a chance to win a prize. There is one (1) way
to enter the Sweepstakes:
Entrant must visit the website located at https://bit.ly/ECU_AtHomeTailgate (the “Website”) and
follow the instructions to complete and submit the online form, including entrant’s name,
telephone number, email address, and any other information requested on the form. Entrant will
receive one (1) entry for each qualified registration. To be eligible, each Sweepstakes entry must
be received no later than Monday, December 21, 2020 at 11:59pm ET.
B. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means will be void. The
Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for misdirected, incomplete, lost, late, illegible,
undelivered, inaccurate or delayed entries, or for technical, hardware, or software failures of any
kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer
transmissions or other errors or problems that may limit or affect a person’s ability to participate
in the Sweepstakes, whether human, mechanical, typographical, printing, electronic, network or
otherwise, relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors
that may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of
entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. In the event of
sabotage, acts of God, terrorism or threats thereof, computer virus or other events or causes
beyond the Sponsor’s control, that corrupt the integrity, administration, security or proper
operation of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify
entrants and/or modify, cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor
reserves the right to award prizes from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to
the event requiring such cancellation. False or deceptive entries or acts will render the entrant
ineligible. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or
returned. ANY ATTEMPT DELIBERATELY TO DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR
UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A
VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE
MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER
REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE
FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
3. HOW TO WIN:
A. On or around approximately by Tuesday, December 22, 2020, one (1) potential winner
(when verified by Sponsor and Administrator as set forth below, the “Winner”) will be selected in
a random drawing from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period.
Each potential Winner will be notified by Sponsor or Administrator via email and/or telephone
and must meet all eligibility requirements, including timely replying to the notification and
execution and return of all necessary releases and documents (if any) required by Sponsor and/or
Administrator. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth in these
Official Rules. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
B. If there is a dispute as to the identity of a Winner, the winning entry will be declared to
have been made by the authorized email account holder at time of entry. Such potential Winner
will be disqualified, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential Winner will be selected
by alternate random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries and an alternate Winner
may be selected at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion if: (i) any prize notification is returned
as undeliverable; (ii) a potential Winner declines his or her prize; (iii) a potential Winner fails to
comply with any of the Official Rules; or (iv) a potential Winner does not respond to notification
or accept the prize within twelve (12) hours.
C. The decisions of Sponsor and Administrator in all matters regarding this Sweepstakes are
final and binding.
A. One (1) Winner will Receive:
(i) A New Free TV.
B. THE TOTAL ARV OF THE PRIZE IS: FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($500 US).
C. No substitution or transfer of prizes or cash redemption is permitted. Sponsor reserves the
right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, in its sole discretion.
There will be no substitutions if the Winner is unable for any reason to use or accept the prize. If
any portion of the prize is canceled or postponed for any reason, no prize will be provided in lieu
thereof, nor will Sponsor award an alternate prize or cash value or any part of the prize. Prizes
may be subject to certain terms and conditions as specified by issuer.
D. Winner is responsible for the reporting and payment of all federal, state and local taxes (if
any) and any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified in
these Official Rules and/or in the applicable entry instructions as being provided. Prize will be
fulfilled within a reasonable time of Sponsor’s or Administrator’s verification of Winner. All
prize details and additional terms, conditions, or eligibility requirements are in Sponsor’s and/or
5. GENERAL: By entering this Sweepstakes, entrant grants Sweepstakes Entities and their
designees the right, unless prohibited by law, to use their names, user names, entries, cities and
states of residences, voices, avatars, pictures and likenesses, without compensation, notification
or approval, for the purpose of advertising and publicizing the goods and services of the
Sweepstakes Entities and all matters related to the Sweepstakes, in any manner or medium, now
or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity. THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES
EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY RESPONSIBILITY AND ENTRANTS AGREE TO
INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES AND THEIR
RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS AND AGENTS,
FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS AND/OR
LIABILITIES FOR INJURY/DEATH, DAMAGE OR LOSS TO ANY PERSON OR
PROPERTY RELATING TO OR ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH PARTICIPATION IN
THIS SWEEPSTAKES (REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OF SUCH INJURY OR LOSS), THE
DELIVERY AND/OR SUBSEQUENT USE OR MISUSE OF THE PRIZE AWARDED
AND/OR PRINTING, DISTRIBUTION OR PRODUCTION ERRORS. WINNER
ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE PRIZE IS AWARDED “AS IS” AND THAT SPONSOR HAS
NOT MADE, AND IS NOT IN ANY MANNER RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY
REPRESENTATION, GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IN LAW
OR IN FACT, RELATIVE TO ANY PRIZE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ITS
QUALITY, MECHANICAL CONDITION OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
A. Except where prohibited, entrants agree that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes
of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded will be resolved
individually, without resort to any form of class action and exclusively by the appropriate court
located in the State of North Carolina; (ii) any and all claims, judgments, and awards to entrants
will be limited to actual out of pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating
in this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will entrant
be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive,
incidental and consequential damages, and any other damages other than for actual out of pocket
expense and any and all rights to have damages multiplies or otherwise increased. All issues and
questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official
Rules or entrants’ and/or Sponsor’s rights and obligations in connection with the Sweepstakes are
governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina, without
giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.
B. If there is any conflict with any Sweepstakes details contained in these Official Rules and
Sweepstakes details contained in sweepstakes materials (including, but not limited to, point of
sale, television, radio, and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other promotion media),
the details of the Sweepstakes as set forth in these Official Rules prevail.
participation in this Sweepstakes will be used by Sponsor, University, Administrator, and their
located at https://www.sidearmsports.com/privacy-policy/.
8. OFFICIAL RULES OR WINNERS LIST: For a copy of the Official Rules or Winner List
(available on or about Monday, December 28, 2020, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope
(residents of VT need not include return postage on rules requests) to the following address no
later than February 28, 2021 (Please specify “Official Rules” or “Winners”): ECU/Nationwide
At-Home Tailgate Sweepstakes, Learfield IMG College/Legal Department, 540 North Trade
Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101.
9. SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: Sponsor: Nationwide General Insurance and Nationwide
Insurance Company of America, 1 Nationwide Plaza, Columbus, Ohio 43215. Administrator:
ECU Pirate Sports Properties, 408 Evans Street, Greenville, NC 27858. Learfield IMG College,
540 N. Trade Street, NW, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101.